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04-22-2024
Cannabinol (CBN) seems to prevent cognitive decline and brain disorders
Did you know that a compound found in the cannabis plant might protect your brain from damage and decline? It's called cannabinol (CBN), and it's not the THC you're probably familiar with. Researchers at the Salk Institute are delving into cannabinol's secrets, uncovering its potential to revolutionize how we treat brain injuries and diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. What is cannabinol? You've probably heard of THC, the compound in cannabis responsible for its well-known "high", and CBD, known for its potential therapeutic benefits. Cannabinol is a lesser-known...
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10-18-2017
Flower petals form a blue halo shape to attract bees
Bees may be the most important pollinators on our planet....
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10-13-2017
Magic mushrooms could treat depression by resetting brain
An investigation by researchers at the Imperial College London reveals...
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10-10-2017
Pests are becoming resistant to genetically modified crops
Genetically modified crops have been prevalent around the world for...
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10-09-2017
Genetically modifying corn enhances nutritional content
Corn is the world’s largest commodity crop. Many people in...
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10-02-2017
Farming changes could be key to reducing greenhouse gases
With farming changes, it could be possible to reduce greenhouse...
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10-01-2017
Longer flower blooming seasons may be bad for bees
Climate change is extending blooming seasons – and that could...
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09-26-2017
Even plants gain weight if they have too much sugar
If you want to lose weight, you usually start by...
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09-25-2017
Legumes can help boost soil fertility
Low soil fertility can cause all kinds of trouble, not...
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09-25-2017
Botanic gardens help protect plant diversity across the globe
An unprecedented study of plants conserved outside of their natural...
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09-25-2017
One-quarter of cancer patients use medicinal marijuana
Currently, more than half of the states in the U.S....
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09-22-2017
A deeper look into how plants breathe
Research from the John Innes Centre is providing scientists with...
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09-21-2017
Green algae could help solve future food shortages
Green algae is well known for its fast growth rate,...
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